Chris Schoen is a Principal and Portfolio Manager of Seer Capital Management responsible for all RMBS investments and is a member of the Firm’s Investment Committee. He most recently co-headed the Mortgage Trading Group at Credit Suisse with specific responsibilities for Sub-Prime, Second Lien, HELOC, Reverse, and Scratch and Dent Mortgages, as well as oversight of the Loan Financing Group. The Mortgage Trading Group was responsible for the purchase of loans (bidding, due diligence, and settlement) and the disposition of loans through either securitization or whole loan sale. Additionally, Mr. Schoen was responsible for capital markets for SPS (the Credit Suisse non-performing loan servicer) and Lime (a Credit Suisse-owned mortgage originator). Prior to Credit Suisse/DLJ Mr. Schoen worked at Smith Barney, PaineWebber, Prudential Securities, and Deloitte and Touche in similar capacities, including the securitization of tax liens, sub-prime and non-prime auto loans, credit card and lease receivables.
Mr. Schoen holds a B.A. from Hampden-Sydney College.